McCartney completes second Fulbright, publishes cover story in Marine Micropaleontology

Kevin at scope, with Corbisema tajmahalii m UMPI Professor Kevin McCartney conducted research on silicoflagellates during his Fulbright Fellowship to Lucknow, India earlier this year. Here he’s pictured with a new species he discovered, Corbisema tajmahalii, named for its general likeness to the Taj Mahal dome. (Courtesy of UMPI) UMPI Professor Kevin McCartney conducted research … Read more

A medical detective story – Texas Woman’s University

TWU biology doctoral student Erica Garcia is investigating the strange relationship between breast cancer and human cytomegalovirus (photo by Michael Modecki) July 11, 2022 – DENTON – There’s a virus called human cytomegalovirus. You’ve probably never heard of it, although there’s a good chance you or someone you know has CMV. It’s estimated that almost … Read more

The story of Fred the mastodon, who died looking for love : NPR

A cast of the Buesching mastodon at the University of Michigan. Eric Bronson / Michigan Photography hide caption toggle caption Eric Bronson / Michigan Photography A cast of the Buesching mastodon at the University of Michigan. Eric Bronson / Michigan Photography The story of Fred the mastodon ends in a violent tragedy. He was born … Read more

Evolutionary biology: The greening ashore: Trends in Plant Science cover story: — ScienceDaily

A team led by evolutionary biologist Prof. Dr. Sven Gould of Heinrich Heine University Düsseldorf (HHU) has been studying the current state of research on the land colonization plant that occurred some 500 million years ago. The findings from this illustrated overview study published by Dr. Mona Schreiber as lead author have now appeared in … Read more

Porcine Reproductive Respiratory Syndrome Prrs Vaccines Market Rewriting Long Term Growth Story| CAHIC, Ringpu Biology, Chopper Biology – Indian Defence News

Porcine Reproductive Respiratory Syndrome Prrs Vaccines Market Report Coverage: Key Growth Factors & Challenges, Segmentation & Regional Outlook, Top Industry Trends & Opportunities, Competition Analysis, COVID-19 Impact Analysis & Projected Recovery, and Market Sizing & Forecast. Latest launched research on Global Porcine Reproductive Respiratory Syndrome Prrs Vaccines Market, it provides detailed analysis with presentable … Read more

Perthshire geologist completes book series exploring Scotland’s ‘last untold story’

Perthshire geologist complete book series exploring Scotland’s ‘last untold story’ Calendar An icon of a desk calendar. Cancel An icon of a circle with a diagonal line across. Caret An icon of a block arrow pointing to the right. Email An icon of a paper envelope. Facebook An icon of the Facebook “f” mark. Google … Read more

Story of Uvalde victim’s green shoes captures White House’s attention : NPR

Camila Alves McConaughey holds green Converse sneakers. Uvalde, Texas, school shooting victim Maite Rodriguez, who died at age 10, was wearing green Converse shoes when she died. Susan Walsh / AP hide caption toggle caption Susan Walsh / AP Camila Alves McConaughey holds green Converse sneakers. Uvalde, Texas, school shooting victim Maite Rodriguez, who died … Read more

Domestic chickens’ origin story may have begun about 3,500 years ago

It turns out that chicken and rice may have always gone together, from the birds’ initial domestication to tonight’s dinner. In two new studies, scientists lay out a potential story of chicken’s origins. This poultry tale begins surprisingly recently in rice fields planted by Southeast Asian farmers around 3,500 years ago, zooarchaeologist Joris Peters and … Read more